Street Department

Street Department functions including those of Streets, Refuse, Traffic and Towing divisions as well as permits issued by the Director's office.

Director Jamie Wilson

Director of Streets
1900 Hampton
St. Louis, MO 63139


RFP Red Light and Speed Safety Camera RFP
Opens: 11/08/2019 | Closes: 12/12/2019 12:00 PM



Traffic and Lighting Division
The City of St. Louis Traffic Division maintains traffic signals, traffic signage, traffic painting and striping, and street lighting.

Towing Division
The City of St. Louis Towing Division's goal is to improve the safety of the City's streets by removing vehicles that are illegally parked, abandoned, or that are impeding the flow of traffic

Refuse Division
The Refuse Division is responsible for collection and disposal of residential waste and also coordinates efforts to reduce the amount of waste going to landfills, such as recycling, composting, and waste reduction.

Recycling Program
Find City recycling services, drop-off locations, submit requests for recycling service and file complaints. Follow links for to learn what goes in your blue recycling bin and beyond.

Street Division
The Street Division is responsible for street maintenance such as patching potholes, snow plowing, and street sweeping along with street lighting, street signs, and traffic signals

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If you see a condition you feel needs to be checked out by one of our crews,  please submit your request by selecting the appropriate link:

Bulk and B.O.A.T (Batteries-Oil-Appliances-Tires) Item Pick-up and Disposal
How to Report A Missed Trash Collection
Refuse Collection Fee
Report a Problem With Trash, Debris and Containers
Report Illegal Trash Dumping
Residential Refuse Collection Rules
Hazardous Household Waste and Electronics Disposal
Recycling Program Requests and Report Problems
Single Stream Recycling for Residents
Resident Dumping
How to Recycle Christmas Trees
Residential Refuse Drop Off
Streets, Sidewalks, Traffic
How to Report a Problem with a Street, Sidewalk or Alley
How to Report a Traffic Signal Problem
How to Report Street Lighting Problem
Report a Problem with Street Signs or Street Painting
Permits and Inspections
50-50 Sidewalk Program
Blocking Right of Way Permits
Excavation Permits
How To Apply For A Bike Share Permit
Overdimensional Transportation Permits
Report Abandoned or Derelict Cars
Request Bike Rack Purchase and Installation
Sewer Lateral Repair Program
Mobile Vendors
Food Truck Permits
Street Maintenance
How to Report Potholes to the Street Department
Leaf Pickup and Removal
Street Cleaning-Sweeping
Towing - Retrieval of a Towed Car


Roll Cart Trash Collection Schedule Adjusted to Accommodate Veterans Day
The Roll Cart Trash Collection Schedule Adjusted to accommodate Veterans Day observance on Monday, November 11th, 2019.

Roll Cart Trash Collection Schedule Adjusted to Accommodate Labor Day Observance
The trash collection schedule for roll carts that the trash collection schedule will be adjusted to accommodate Labor Day observance on Monday, September 2nd, 2019.

Intersection of Lindell Boulevard and Union Drive To Remain Closed Two Weeks For Repairs Following Water Main Break
Repairs are underway by the City's Water Division, MSD, and the City's Street Department.

Roll Cart Trash Collection Schedule Adjusted to Accommodate Independence Day Observance
The trash collection schedule for roll carts will be adjusted to accommodate Independence Day observance on Thursday, July 4th, 2019.

Roll Cart Trash Collection Schedule Adjusted to Accommodate Memorial Day Observance
The trash collection schedule for roll carts will be adjusted to accommodate Memorial Day  Observance on Monday, May 27, 2019.


Contact Information

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Phone: (314) 647-3111
After Hours Calls Use Extension #3: (314) 647-3111
Fax: (314) 768-2888

Monday thru Friday, 8:00 - 4:30

1900 Hampton
St. Louis, Missouri 63139

Turn East at the signal immediately North of I-44. Follow the road through 1900 Hampton gate at the bottom of the hill. Turn left at the flag pole, follow the signs to Street Dept - Permit Office.

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